I.to place under
, τί τινι Il.
:—Mid. to place under one's feet
2.to place under as a foundation or beginning, id=Xen., Dem.:—Pass. to be laid down, assumed, Plat.:—Mid. to lay down as a principle, take for granted, assume, id=Plat., Dem.; c. acc. et inf. to assume or suppose that . . , Plat.
II.to hold out under, present
: metaph. to suggest
, etc.:—so in Mid. to suggest, hint
a thing to one, ὑποθέσθαι τινὶ βουλήν Il.
; ἔπος, ἔργον ὑποθέσθαι τινί to suggest
a speech, an action, to any one, advise
him thereto, Hom.
c. dat. pers. only, ὑποθέσθαι τινί to advise, admonish
, etc.: c. inf. to advise
one to do
a thing, Hdt.
as a mark or aim, Arist.
:—Mid. to propose to oneself
III.to put down as a deposit or stake, to pawn, pledge, mortgage, Hdt., Aeschin., etc.:—in Mid., of the mortgagee, to lend money on pledge, Dem.